Louisa County, Virginia Genealogy Guide2016-05-19T16:33:43+00:00

Louisa County, Virginia Genealogy Guide

Louisa County, Virginia (Map It) was created in June 02, 1742 from Hanover County. Louisa county was named for Princess Louise, youngest daughter of George II .. Learn More About State of Virginia History

Louisa County is bordered by Orange County (north), Spotsylvania County (northeast), Hanover County (east), Goochland County (south), Fluvanna County (southwest), Albemarle County (west).

Louisa County Cities and Towns include Louisa, Mineral amd Bumpass .

Louisa County, Virginia Courthouse Records

Louisa County, VA Courthouse
Louisa County, VA Courthouse

The Louisa County Courthouse is located in Louisa, Virginia. Learn More About State of Virginia Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH .  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The Louisa County record dates below are from the earliest date to present time. They may include records of land, estates, taxes, vital records, divorces, naturalizations, voter registration, military discharges and court records. Lost one order book in Richmond in 1865.

  • Louisa County Clerk of Circuit Court has Marriage Records from 1763, Land Records from 1742, Court Records from 1742 and Probate Records from 1742. The County Clerk of Circuit Court serves as custodian of all county court records, and is responsible for providing access to those court records by court personnel, the legal community and the public.
  • Louisa County Commissioner of the Revenue
  • Louisa County Health Department
  • County and City Research in Virginia Guides and Indexes County and city records document the daily activities of the courts in Virginia's counties, independent cities, and towns. The Library of Virginia houses both original and microfilm records for many of Virginia's counties and independent cities. The guides list will help researchers navigate the complex variety of county and city records in the Library's collections. It includes County and City Records at the Library of Virginia, Using County and City Court Records, Chancery Cases, Judgments, Lost Records Localities database and Burned Jurisdiction database.

Louisa County, Virginia Census Records

Louisa County, Virginia Vital Records

Louisa County, Virginia Resources

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